Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves.
Do all things without murmurings and doubts,
Some indeed preach the Christ even out of envy and strife, but others also out of good will.
Pride shall certainly give birth to contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.
Let us walk honestly, as in the day, not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying.
1 Corinthians 3:3
For ye are yet carnal: for whereas there is among you envying and strife and divisions, are ye not carnal and walk as men?
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I fear, lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I desire and that I shall be found unto you such as ye desire not, lest there be debates, envyings, wraths, strifes, backbitings, whisperings, rumours, tumults,
But if ye bite and devour one another, take heed that ye are not consumed one of another.
But now put ye also off all these things: anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy communication out of your mouth.
1 Timothy 6:4
he is puffed up, knowing nothing, but is driven mad concerning questions and controversy of words, of which comes envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings,
But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, boast not and do not be liars against the truth.
Do ye think that the scripture says in vain, The spirit that dwells in us lusts to envy?
1 Peter 2:1
Having therefore left all malice and all guile and hypocrisies and envies and all murmurings,
And observing how they chose the first seats at the table, he put forth a parable to those who were invited, saying unto them,
I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other; for anyone that exalts himself shall be humbled, and he that humbles himself shall be exalted.
loving one another with brotherly love, with honour preferring one another;
1 Corinthians 15:9
For I am the least of the apostles, for I am not worthy to be called an apostle because I persecuted the congregation of God.
with all humility and meekness, with tolerance, forbearing one another in love,
submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of God.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, young people, be subject to the elders in such a manner that you are all subject to one another. Be clothed with humility of will, for God resists the proud and gives grace to the humble.
For my brethren and companions' sakes, I will now say, Peace be within thee.
Then there arose a dispute among them, which of them should be the greatest.
And there was also a contention among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest.
1 Corinthians 16:14
Let all your things be done with charity.
Let brotherly love continue.